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Hivery Circle with Shasta Nelson on How to Deepen Friendships for Lifelong Health and Happiness

This month’s Hivery Circle will feature award-winning speaker, Shasta Nelson, founder of and author of Frientimacy: How to Deepen Friendships for Lifelong Health and Happiness.

With the constant connectivity of today’s world, it’s never been easier to meet people and make new friends—but it’s never been harder to form meaningful friendships. Nearly 75% of women report feeling dissatisfied with their friendships—wishing that they either had more friends or felt safer and more intimate with the friends they do have. 

A former preacher who has made guest appearances on Katie Couric and The Today Show, Shasta joins us at The Hivery to share her secrets for lifelong happiness and the three most important things we can do to develop our relationships. Meet like-minded women and walk away with new insights for having deep, fun, and authentic friendships that will positively contribute to your well-being and allow you to show up as your best self.

Guests will enjoy a tasting of local wines from Brooks Note Winery and lite bites. This Tuesday evening happy hour is the perfect way to celebrate #womendoingcoolstuff.

Don’t hesitate to come alone and mingle with your Hivery community or feel free to bring a friend.

ALL ARE WELCOME at this beautiful celebration of women + friendship! 

As seats are limited, we kindly ask that you please register online in advance. Free for members. $30 for non-members. 

Not a Hivery member yet? Learn more about membership and sign up here.

The Hivery is proud to participate in the Shop, Dine & Donate campaign of the Mill Valley Fire Department and the Mill Valley Chamber. Together, we are supporting those impacted by Hurricane Harvey by donating 5% of event proceeds through September 15 to this campaign via the American Red Cross. Shop and dine at over a dozen participating shops and restaurants on Thursday, September 7 to support this campaign! 

The Hivery Circle is one of The Hivery's signature monthly programs. Mark your calendar for the second Tuesday of each month from 7:00-9:00pm to join this program.

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Shasta Nelson is passionate about all things friendship. As founder and CEO of— the female-friendship learning community in over sixty cities throughout North America where women of all ages go to make local friends—she speaks and writes regularly on this important topic.

She is the author of two books: Friendships Don’t Just Happen! The Guide to Creating a Meaningful Circle of Girl- Friends and Frientimacy: How to Deepen Friendships for Lifelong Health and Happiness.  Her spirited and soulful voice can also be read at Shasta's Friendship Blog and in her relationship health column in The Huffington Post. She delivers keynote addresses, teaches workshops, hosts retreats, and facilitates Friendship Accelerator and Speedfriending events in the U.S. and Canada.

She’s been interviewed on the Today show, Katie Couric’s show Katie, The Early Show, and on Fox Extra. She’s been consulted on friendship matters by writers and reporters from such magazines as Cosmopolitan, More, Real Simple, Redbook, and Good Housekeeping, and from such newspapers as The New York Times, Chicago Tribune, and the San Francisco Chronicle.

But while her work is incredibly meaningful and important to her, it is her relationships that mean the most. She’s married to her best friend, Greg Nelson, is honored to be a stepmom to his three amazing kids, and is encircled by girlfriends, family members, and a community that enrich her life. They not only are the gym where she practices growing into a more compassionate, brave, and loving person—they are the people whose laughter and deep conversations fill her life and her soul.

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Earlier Event: September 11
What's Next Information Session
Later Event: September 13
Global Character Day